Northeastern broke the Eagles’ 63-game unbeaten streak at Kelley Rink on Friday night, upsetting BC 2-1 in a rematch of the Beanpot Championship.
Led by Megan Keller, the BC defense blocked 21 Northeastern shots on Tuesday night, en route to repeating as Beanpot Champions.
Beanpot Tournament MVP Erin Connolly capped off another two-goal, third-period comeback, guiding her Eagles to their seventh Beanpot Championship in the past 12 years.
Puck drop for the women’s Beanpot final is tonight, and the Eagles are looking for another trophy to add to their collection.
BC came back and salvaged a 4-4 tie against UConn, good enough for the team’s fourth consecutive Hockey East regular season title.
The Eagles, who had conceded just eight power play goals all season before Tuesday night, gave up two to Boston University in the second period. It took a ferocious third period for BC to rescue the lead and secure the win.
Caitrin Lonergan capped off a 2-goal third period Eagles’ performance, clinching a spot in the Beanpot final. BC’s chance to defend its title is still alive.
The Eagles will face the first challenge to their Beanpot crown in the form of Boston University, who will seek to upset the defending champs on Tuesday night.
BC tacked on its sixth straight victory, defeating Merrimack 4-1 on Wednesday night. Four different Eagles lit the lamp in the dominant performance.
After notching a pair of wins against the Catamounts over the weekend, goaltender Katie Burt became the all-time wins leader for the Eagles.